Delftware tile fragments (2) excavated at the Blue Bell Tavern

Delftware tile fragments (2) excavated at the Blue Bell Tavern
Title
Delftware tile fragments (2) excavated at the Blue Bell Tavern
Date 
1750-1783
Medium 
Earthenware
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Description 
Earthenware tile fragments; delftware with polychrome floral designs.
Credit Line 
Gift of the Washington Headquarters Association, Daughters of the American Revolution, 1947
Object Number 
INV.6048.4ab
Gallery Label 
These tile fragments were excavated by Reginald P. Bolton and others at the Blue Bell Tavern, a Colonial tavern at 181st Street near Broadway.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group